Sanitarium by Zac Dreyer

Mod: Shortcode to Encode Email in WordPress Posts and Pages

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Saturday, October 20th, 2012 - Featured, Wordpress Shizzle

If you’re using WordPress, you can take advantage of a function called antispambot() to display emails addresses anywhere on your site.     If you code a page template directly, you can add the function like so:   Code: antispambot("youremail@yoursite.com");     I needed a away to take advantage of the antispambot() function within my […]

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Plugin: WordPress Front-end Editor

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Saturday, October 20th, 2012 - Featured, Wordpress Shizzle

After trying out many CMS / Blogging engines I finally ended up with a draw, Concrete5 and WordPress. Although I am really fond of WordPress, Concrete5’s ability to edit content via the front end is just amazing and cuts user training by half as the whole front-end back-end concept no longer needs to be explained […]

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Sopwith lives on!

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Saturday, October 13th, 2012 - Gaming

When someone mentions “Classic PC Gaming” most people will think back to the days of Doom, Castle Wolfenstein and Space Invaders with few remembering such classics as Zork and Alley Cat. It seems that unless a game has had a recently released follow-up boasting a fully 3D environment powered by such physics engines as Havoc, […]

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Is cheating in online and multiplayer games having a negative effect on the gaming industry

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Friday, October 12th, 2012 - Featured, Research Papers

A research article I wrote in 2011 as part of a research project I presented to UNISA for my B.Tech IT degree. The article considers the negative impact cheating is having in online / multiplayer gaming and the possibility of using AI clients to monitor gaming activity and identify cheaters.   Introduction Online gaming as […]

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Enhancing education through the manipulation of flow in a digital gaming environment

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Friday, October 12th, 2012 - Research Papers

A very short research article I wrote in 2010 as part of my B.Tech IT degree. The article considers the possibility of using gaming environments as a medium of education by manipulating the learning process and introducing curriculum content into the gaming environment as well as creating practical obstacles within the environment allowing learners to […]

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